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Ancylobacter aquaticus (Orskov) Raj (ATCC® 25396)

Strain Designations: Mc-2 [Orskov]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Microcyclus aquaticus Orskov
Strain Designations Mc-2 [Orskov]
Lake water, Copenhagen
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Name of Depositor HD Raj
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--HD Raj<<--D. Claus strain Orskov <<--- Orskov
Lake water, Copenhagen

Raj HD. A new species - Microcyclus flavus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 20: 61-81, 1970.

Larkin JM, et al. Taxonomy of the genus Microcyclus (Orskov 1928: Reintroduction and emendation of the genus Spirosoma Migula 1894 and proposal of a new genus, Flectobacillus. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 27: 147-156, 1977.

Larkin JM, Borrall R. Proposal of ATCC 25396 as the neotype strain of Microcyclus aquaticus, Orskov 1928. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 29: 414-415, 1979.

Raj HD. Proposal of Ancylobacter gen.nov. as a substitute for the bacterial genus Microcyclus Orskov 1928. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 33: 397-398, 1983.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

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Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M62790 A.aquaticus 16S ribosomal RNA.

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